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Fairfax, California is located in Marin County. Zip codes in Fairfax, CA include 94930, and 94978. The median home price in Fairfax is $799,000 which is roughly $473/per square foot. More Fairfax information.

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Sunday | Marin Independent Journal

Marin housing plan paves way for apartments

County proposals promoting affordable housing in unincorporated communities across Marin target sites in Mill Valley, San Rafael, Marin City and Fairfax for low- and moderate-income development, urge policies accommodating multi-family projects and call for study of rent control.

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Sat Jul 26, 2014

Marin Independent Journal

Rents zoom 9.5 percent in Marin, expected to keep zooming

Marin apartment rents zoomed upward at nearly double-digit rates in the second quarter along with rents throughout the Bay Area, a report said, and they are expected to keep zooming.

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Tue Jul 22, 2014

Marin Independent Journal

Ross Valley fee hiked, consultants hired for flood projects

Ross Valley's controversial flood fee was hiked 3 percent Tuesday, helping pay for a public relations campaign smoothing the waters for projects that will turn key park areas into flood retention basins.

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Marin Independent Journal

Pockets of rain, lightning rumble across Marin on Tuesday morning

Pockets of rain punctuated by lightning and thunder rumbled across Marin County on Tuesday morning, with unsettled weather expected to continue through the day in the North Bay.

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Sun Jul 20, 2014

Marin Independent Journal

Ross Valley flood fee increase on the table

Ross Valley's controversial flood fee is headed up, with the money raised almost enough to pay for a consultant to smooth the way for improvements including turning Gomez Field in Fairfax into a flood control basin, a project complete with dam and spillway.

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Sat Jul 19, 2014

Marin Independent Journal

Barry Tompkins' Out of My Mind: Now, why didn't I think of that?

Bay Area sportscaster Barry Tompkins sits in a restaurant on Monday, Aug. 22, 2011, in Fairfax, Calif.

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Thu Jul 17, 2014

Marin Independent Journal

Fairfax Town Council repeals zoning law paving way for new housing

Community members pack the Fairfax Town Council meeting on Wednesday, July 17, 2014.

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Wed Jul 16, 2014

Marin Independent Journal

Fairfax bike safety project begins in August

Construction on road shoulders at least 5 feet wide will begin near Fairfax this summer on Sir Francis Drake Boulevard between Baywood Canyon Road and Hal Brown Bridge to increase bicyclist safety.

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Mon Jul 14, 2014

Inside Bay Area

Marin father hopes book about daughter's Golden Gate Bridge suicide helps others

John Brooks holds a photo of his adopted daughter Casey in the Marin Headlands near Sausalito.

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Sat Jul 12, 2014

Marin Independent Journal

Fairfax officials try to explain zoning changes to a skeptical SRO crowd

From front to rear, Lini Bodian, Kiki La Porta and David Haskell, all of Fairfax, look at maps of future plans in Fairfax at a town hall forum on the future of Fairfax at the Fairfax Women's Club on Saturday.

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Marin Independent Journal

Barry Tompkins' Out of My Mind: All the news that's fit to ignore

Bay Area sportscaster Barry Tompkins sits in a restaurant on Monday, Aug. 22, 2011, in Fairfax, Calif.

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Fri Jul 11, 2014

Patch.com

Shoulder Improvements Coming for Drake Boulevard

The following is a news release from the County of Marin: With bicyclist safety in mind, road shoulders at least five feet wide will be added to a 3,300-foot stretch of westbound Sir Francis Drake Boulevard near Fairfax this summer as part of a federal program to encourage nonmotorized transportation.

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Thu Jul 10, 2014

Marin Independent Journal

Lib at Large: Redford's band rocks for worthy causes

Olive and the Dirty Martinis include Justin Ganz, James Redford, Stefanie Coyote, Eric Lyons and Steve Riffkin.

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Marin Independent Journal

Marin Voice: Our chance to save Sky Ranch as public open space

Residents of Marin County now have a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to preserve a strikingly beautiful 16-acre property for future generations.

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Wed Jul 09, 2014

Marin Independent Journal

MTC committee approves $27 million for suicide barrier on Golden Gate Bridge

This undated artist rendering provided by the Golden Gate Bridge authorities shows the netting suicide barrier that is to be installed under the iconic bridge in San Francisco.

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Mon Jul 07, 2014

Marin Independent Journal

Marin social scene for the week of July 8, 2014

The MarinScapes gala, exhibit and sale at the Escalle Winery in Larkspur raised more than $100,000 for Buckelew Programs and was attended by nearly 1,200 people, including Kimo Kahookele and Gary Ogle of Corte Madera; Anne Lamott of Fairfax; Veronica Rivas Tramontozzi of Larkspur; Kim Adam, Laura Adeer and Ken Cereghino, all of San Anselmo; and ... (more)

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Fri Jul 04, 2014

Marin Independent Journal

Sacred Spaces religion briefs for the week of July 5, 2014

Summer services with pastor Kate Clayton are at 10 a.m. Sundays at San Geronimo Community Presbyterian Church.

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Marin Independent Journal

Larkspur students turn shipping container into living space

Students who enrolled in a training program at Redwood High School in Larkspur have managed to turn a shipping container into living space, complete with crown moulding, heat and a toilet.

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Thu Jul 03, 2014

Point Reyes Light

Fare thee well, Renaissance Pleasure Faire of olde

Fifteen years old, Andy Stasse was living in a Volkswagen van on Mount Tamalpais as he meandered through jobs-at a convalescent home, a garage, Herb and Joe's in Fairfax-fabricating his age and work experience on applications.

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Mon Jun 30, 2014

Marin Independent Journal

Barry Tompkins' Out of my mind: Would it kill you to go creatively?

Bay Area sportscaster Barry Tompkins sits in a restaurant on Monday, Aug. 22, 2011, in Fairfax, Calif.

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